Research and analysis

Respiratory infections: laboratory reports 2016

Monthly reports of laboratory-confirmed respiratory infections in England and Wales.



A monthly summation of infection reports made to PHE Colindale, from PHE and NHS laboratories.

This report comprises six routine data tables:

  1. reports of influenza infection made to PHE, by week of report
  2. respiratory viral detections by any method (culture, direct immunofluorescence, PCR, four-fold rise in paired sera, single high serology titre, genomic, electron microscopy, other method, other method unknown), by week of report
  3. respiratory viral detections by age group: weeks
  4. laboratory reports of infections associated with atypical pneumonia, by week of report
  5. reports of Legionnaires’ Disease (pneumonic and non-pneumonic) cases in England and Wales, by week of report
  6. reports of Legionnaires’ Disease (pneumonic and non-pneumonic) cases by region of report in England and Wales: by week of report

These reports are published in Health Protection Report.

For earlier data, see the archive of older reports.

Published 5 February 2016
Last updated 6 January 2017 + show all updates
  1. HPR 11(1) report uploaded

  2. HPR 10(42) report uploaded

  3. HPR 10(38) report uploaded

  4. HPR 10(34) report uploaded

  5. HPR 10(29) report uploaded

  6. HPR 10(25)b report uploaded

  7. HPR 10(19)_AA report uploaded

  8. HPR 10(16) report uploaded

  9. HPR 10(14) report uploaded

  10. HPR 10(9) report uploaded

  11. First published.